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Casey Normington, Bob Richardson fire perfect games
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 11:55 pm
Casey Normington and Bob Richardson fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Normington’s 300 came in a 789 series in the Oregon Bowl Community League....
2024 USBC Women’s Championships will be held at Hoinke Classic host center in Cincinnati
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 4:00 pm
Western Bowl Strike and Spare in Cincinnati, the long-time host of the famed Hoinke Classic, will be the host center of the 2024 USBC Women’s Championships, the United States Bowling Congress...
Revival of Petersen Classic continues with many more changes for 2018
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 8:00 am
Bowlmor AMF last year invested a lot of time and money in the venerable Petersen Classic in an effort to reverse its long slide, as I detailed in this lengthy story. And the company that has changed...
Tony Thaden, Paul Wright fire perfect game; Sarah Maciejeski slams 703
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 11:55 pm
Tony Thaden and Paul Wright fired perfect games, and Sarah Maciejeski slammed a 703 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Thaden’s 11th career 300 came in a 660 series in the...
Jason Belmonte — the king of bowling — again fails to dethrone King of Bowling Wes Malott
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 11:00 pm
By all analytical measures, Jason Belmonte is the king of bowling: the Australian 2-hander won his fourth PBA Player of the Year honor in five years with a record-setting 2017 season and this month...
USBC membership decline not accelerating with dues increase, Chad Murphy reports in '2017 Recap, 2018 Preview'
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 9:00 am
United States Bowling Congress Executive Director Chad Murphy reported on a variety of high-interest topics in his “2017 Recap, 2018 Preview” posted last week. I’ve covered almost...
South Point Bowling Plaza in Las Vegas to host World Bowling Women’s Championships and Senior Championships in 2019, reports say
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 5:00 am
South Point Bowling Plaza in Las Vegas will host the World Bowling Women’s Championships and Senior Championships in 2019, BowlingDigital.com reported in this story, citing information provided...
Chris Via leads PTQ as PBA Tournament of Champions 80-player field is set
Monday, February 5, 2018 11:59 pm
With 29 bowlers competing for 27 spots, the PTQ for the 2018 PBA Tournament of Champions reminded me of a few PBA Tour “rabbit squads” I bowled on during the 1980s: more like a practice...
Matt Krueger fires ninth career perfect game
Monday, February 5, 2018 11:55 pm
Matt Krueger fired his ninth career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Krueger’s 300 closed a 685 series in the Spartan Bowl League. He later posted this on Facebook:...
Sun Prairie boys maintain lead, Monona Grove girls win championship of Madison area high school bowling
Monday, February 5, 2018 8:00 pm
The Sun Prairie boys maintained their lead and the Monona Grove girls won the championship in Week 12 of Wisconsin District 4 High School Bowling at Prairie Lanes on Monday. Eleven boys varsity,...
Season-ending PWBA Tour Championship again to be held at Richmond Raceway site just before race
Monday, February 5, 2018 3:00 pm
For the second straight year, the season-ending PWBA Tour Championship will be contested on specially built lanes in the Old Dominion Building at the Richmond Raceway Complex in Richmond, Virginia,...
Tim Morris falls a pin shy of perfection
Sunday, February 4, 2018 11:55 pm
Tim Morris fell a pin shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Morris’ 299 game came in a 732 series in the Viking Lanes Specials League. The top series were...
Andy Mills, Trevor Yonan master tricky pair to win Super Bowl Doubles title at Pla Mor Lanes in La Crosse
Sunday, February 4, 2018 10:00 pm
When Chris Pounders and I first went to the Super Bowl Doubles at Pla Mor Lanes in La Crosse about a dozen years ago, it was as much social as competitive, with lots of drinking, needling and general...
Derek Eoff wins MABA Masters for fifth time in 6 years; Amanda Erdman captures MABA Queens and beats Eoff in Grand Finale match
Saturday, February 3, 2018 8:00 pm
The Madison Bowling Association and Madison Women’s Bowling Association may now be joined in the Madison Area Bowling Association, but some things haven’t changed. Derek Eoff won the...
Tom Rogers fires 789, Kayla Klink slams 628 to top Friday scoring
Friday, February 2, 2018 11:55 pm
Tom Rogers fired a 789 series and Kayla Klink slammed a 628 to top Madison area bowling on Friday scoring Rogers and Klink both competed in the Schwoegler’s Tiger Mixed League. Next were 785...